Accession Number : AD0479684


Title :   COMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT DATA COLLECTION PROGRAM IN THE REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM.


Descriptive Note : Semiannual rept. no. 1, 16 Jul 65-16 Jan 66,


Corporate Author : BOOZ-ALLEN APPLIED RESEARCH INC WASHINGTON DC SOUTHEAST ASIA OPERATIONS


Personal Author(s) : Shirley, John R ; Basinger, Louis F ; Ryan, Robert B ; Swanson, Richard W


Report Date : 16 Jan 1966


Pagination or Media Count : 57


Abstract : This paper summarizes the first six months of operations for the accomplishment of research in support of the ARPA Small Unit Tactical Communications Project entitled, Communications Research and Development Data Collection Program in the Republic of Vietnam. Background, problem areas, and methodology are described, as are the current status of each aspect of the study. Areas of study are discussed and grouped as follows: Patrol Communications Practices; Dialect Analysis; Path Physiography Analysis; Radio Spectrum Occupancy Analysis. Future operational activities are included. (Author)


Descriptors :   *VIETNAM , *COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS , *COUNTERINSURGENCY , TACTICAL WARFARE , RESEARCH MANAGEMENT , GUERRILLA WARFARE , LANGUAGE , CULTURE , TERRAIN , RADIOFREQUENCY , HIGH FREQUENCY , VERY HIGH FREQUENCY , WAVE PROPAGATION , GEOGRAPHY , JUNGLES , INTERFERENCE , OPERATION


Subject Categories : Unconventional Warfare
      Radio Communications


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE